These Are The 100 Largest Companies In Michigan

Chris Kolmar
by Chris Kolmar
Biggest Companies, Rankings - 10 months ago
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If you live in Michigan and you’re looking for a job, you have come to the right place.

Because, sure, you can google things like ‘biggest companies in Michigan’ and get a fairly long list of companies with a lot of employees, or perhaps that have the biggest names — but here, we bring you the companies with the most current employees that are actually headquartered in Michigan.

Below, we’ll give you a complete list of Michigan’s 100 largest companies, but first, here’s a look at the top 10:

  1. General Motors
  2. Ford Motor
  3. Enstrom Helicopter
  4. Lear
  5. Whirlpool
  6. Meijer
  7. Dow
  8. Federal-Mogul Holdings
  9. Kellogg
  10. Beaumont Health

General Motors comes in at the top, with more current employees than any other company in the . We’ll get to specifics in a moment; first, here’s a look at our methodology.

How we identified the biggest companies in Michigan

Here at Zippia we have developed a database of over 250,000 companies that spans the entire country.

For this report, we looked at the companies headquartered in Michigan with at least 100 employees. That left us with 1,052 companies.

We then ranked each company from most to least current employees to determine the biggest companies in Michigan.

As it turns out, General Motors looks to the be the biggest company in Michigan clocking in with 225,000 employees.

Now, check out how the 100 biggest companies in Michigan ranked.

If you’re interested, you can read more about the Michigan job scene here:

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Detailed List Of The 100 Biggest Companies In Michigan

Rank Company City Employees
1 General Motors Detroit 225,000
2 Ford Motor Dearborn 201,000
3 Enstrom Helicopter Menominee 174,110
4 Lear Southfield 148,400
5 Whirlpool Benton Harbor 93,000
6 Meijer Grand Rapids 58,976
7 Dow Midland 55,000
8 Federal-Mogul Holdings Southfield 44,275
9 Kellogg Battle Creek 37,369
10 Beaumont Health Dearborn 35,000
11 Stryker Portage 33,000
12 Cooper Standard Novi 30,000
13 BorgWarner Auburn Hills 27,000
14 Masco Livonia 26,000
15 Spectrum Health Grand Rapids 25,400
16 AAM Detroit 25,000
17 Penske Automotive Group Bloomfield Hills 25,000
18 State of Michigan Lansing 23,490
19 Syntel Troy 23,011
20 Michigan State University East Lansing 19,410
21 Hanson Logistics Saint Joseph 19,000
22 Guardian Industries Auburn Hills 19,000
23 Maytag Benton Harbor 17,800
24 Learning Care Group Novi 17,000
25 AEES Traverse City 17,000
26 KitchenAid Benton Harbor 16,700
27 Key Safety Systems Sterling Heights 16,300
28 McLaren Health Care Grand Blanc 16,026
29 Altair Troy 15,000
30 Bosch USA Farmington Hills 14,396
31 Domino’s Pizza Ann Arbor 14,100
32 Alticor Ada 14,000
33 Nexteer Automotive Auburn Hills 13,600
34 Dura Automotive Systems Auburn Hills 13,580
35 Detroit Medical Center Detroit 12,000
36 Steelcase Grand Rapids 11,700
37 Gentherm Northville 11,685
38 Inteva Products Troy 11,500
39 SpartanNash Byron Center 11,500
40 Gordon Food Service Wyoming 11,108
41 Dart Container Mason 11,094
42 HCL Global Systems Farmington Hills 11,000
43 Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan Detroit 10,880
44 Quicken Loans Detroit 10,000
45 Amway Ada 10,000
46 DTE Energy Detroit 10,000
47 Visteon Wayne 10,000
48 Henry Ford Health System Detroit 9,920
49 Universal Forest Products Grand Rapids 9,300
50 La-Z-Boy Monroe 8,950
51 Bronson Healthcare Kalamazoo 8,910
52 Bronson Methodist Hospital Kalamazoo 8,800
53 Holland Holland 8,000
54 Meritor Troy 8,000
55 Brose North America Inc Auburn Hills 8,000
56 Acument Global Technologies Sterling Heights 7,970
57 Tower International Livonia 7,900
58 CMS Energy Jackson 7,724
59 Ally Detroit 7,600
60 Ford Kentucky Truck Plant Dearborn 7,500
61 MAGNA DONNELLY Holland 7,500
62 Kelly Services Troy 7,500
63 Herman Miller Zeeland 7,478
64 Henniges Automotive Auburn Hills 7,000
65 Irvin Automotive Products Inc Pontiac 7,000
66 Munson Healthcare Traverse City 6,966
67 Ilitch Holdings Detroit 6,828
68 Eagle Ottawa Auburn Hills 6,500
69 MidMichigan Health Midland 6,500
70 Maxion Wheels Novi 6,400
71 Universal Logistics Holdings Inc Warren 6,275
72 Little Caesars Detroit 6,000
73 Haworth Holland 5,950
74 Wolverine Worldwide Rockford 5,860
75 Dialog Direct Highland Park 5,700
76 Western Michigan University Kalamazoo 5,580
77 Gentex Zeeland 5,315
78 Central Michigan University Mount Pleasant 5,300
79 Toyoda Gosei Troy 5,292
80 Sparrow Health System Lansing 5,260
81 TWO MEN AND A TRUCK Lansing 5,000
82 Jackson Mason 4,907
83 Lineage Logistics Novi 4,567
84 Absopure Plymouth 4,519
85 National Heritage Academies Grand Rapids 4,500
86 Acro Service Livonia 4,500
87 Percepta Dearborn 4,450
88 Horizon Global Troy 4,250
89 LaBelle Management Mount Pleasant 4,200
90 Stoneridge Novi 4,200
91 Superior Industries Southfield 4,189
92 Ciena Healthcare Southfield 4,139
93 Pet Supplies Plus Livonia 4,000
94 TriMas Bloomfield Hills 4,000
95 BOTSFORD GEN HOSPITAL Farmington Hills 3,967
96 Painting by Mort Southfield 3,900
97 NEAPCO Van Buren 3,900
98 Oakland University Rochester 3,840
99 MSX International Detroit 3,668
100 China Automotive Systems Troy 3,617

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